Follows the fortunes of a dysfunctional Shakespearean theatre troupe, exposing the emotional battles the members of the group inflict on each other behind the scenes. Contains all 18 episodes from three seasons.
2 videodiscs : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
Dolby Digital 5.1
Dolby Digital 2.0
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
Slings and arrows. Season two
Slings & arrows (Television program) [DVD].
Title from container.
Originally broadcast on Canadian television 2003-2006.
Score, Ron Sures ; editor, Christopher Donaldson ; director of photography, Rudolph Blahacek ; series created by Susan Coyne, Bob Martin, Mark McKinney ; based on a concept by Susan Coyne, Tecca Crosby ; songs by Greg Morrison, Lisa Lambert, Bob Martin.
Paul Gross, Stephen Ouimette, Martha Burns, Rachel McAdams, Luke Kirby, Jennifer Irwin, Susan Coyne, Sean Cullen, Graham Harley, Michael Polley, Sabrina Grdevich, Marcia Bennett, Matt FitzGerald, Catherine Fitch, Rothaford Gray, Don McKellar, Mark McKinney, Leon Pownall, Joanne Kelly, David Alpay, Geraint Wyn Davies, Jackie Burroughs, Peter Keleghan, Eric Peterson, Colm Feore, Sarah Polley, Aaron Abrams, Janet Bailey, Damien Atkins, Melanie Merkowsky, Chris Leavins, William Hutt, Jefferson Brown, Kenneth Welsh.
DVD ; wide screen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0.
For private home use only.
Audio track in English, captions in English.
Gemini Awards, 2004: Best performance by an actor in a continuing leading dramatic role (Gross); Best performance by an actress in a featured supporting role in a dramatic series (McAdams)
Gemini Awards, 2006: Best dramatic series; Best direction in a dramatic series; Best performance by an actor in a continuing leading dramatic role (McKinney); Best performance by an actress in a continuing leading dramatic role (Burns); Best performance by an actress in a featured supporting role in a dramatic series (Coyne); Best writing in a dramatic series
Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Disc 1. Episode 1. Season's end ; Episode 2. Fallow time ; Episode 3. Rarer monsters.
Disc 2. Episode 4. Fair is foul and foul is fair ; Episode 5. Steeped in blood ; Episode 6. Birnam Wood.
Subjects:Actors -- Canada -- Fiction.
Theatrical companies -- Canada -- Fiction.
Theatrical producers and directors -- Canada -- Fiction.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Acorn Media (Firm), production company.
Burns, Martha, actor.
Coyne, Susan, actor.
Davies, Geraint Wyn, 1957- actor.
Feore, Colm, 1958- actor.
Irwin, Jennifer, 1975- actor.
Kirby, Luke, 1978- actor.
McAdams, Rachel, 1978- actor.
McKellar, Don, 1963- actor.
McKinney, Mark, 1959- actor.
Movie Network, production company.
Ouimette, Stephen, actor.
RLJ Entertainment, distributor.
Rhombus Media (Firm), production company.
Showcase (Television network), production company.